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Author Springer, Joseph Tucker.

Title An introduction to zoology : investigating the animal world / Joseph T. Springer, Dennis Holley.

Published Boston : Jones & Bartlett Learning, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM BioMed  590 SPRI    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description xi, 609 pages : colour illustrations ; 29 cm
Notes Includes index.
Contents Zoology: investigating the animal world -- Ecology of animals: populations and communities -- Ecology of animals: ecosystems and biomes -- The animal body: matters of form and behavior -- Phyloeny and taxonomy: questions of origins and organization -- Phylum porifera: exploring sponges -- Phylum cnidaria phylum ctenopora: a radical existence -- Phylum plathelminthes and phylum nemertea: the acoelomate body plan -- Pseudoceolomates: the rise of hollowness -- Phylum annelida: masters of coelom and segments -- Phylum mollusca: a scheme of shells and tentacles -- Phylum arthropoda: sovereigns of the terran empire -- Phylum echinodermata: bizarre benthic beings -- Phylum hemichordata and phylum chordata: the backbone arises -- Fishes: monarchs of an ancient realm -- Amphibians: shattered remains -- Birds: lords of the air -- Mammals: the magnificient hairy ones -- The human condition: rise of the cultured ape.
Other author Holley, Dennis.
Subject Zoology.
ISBN 9780763752866 (alk. paper)
076375286X (alk. paper)
9781449648916 (hbk.)
1449648916 (hbk.)